Sacred Space tour of Al Huda Foundation
April 26 saw the latest in the CIC’s Sacred Space tour, to al Huda Foundation in Fishers.
The Center for Interfaith Cooperation co-sponsored several events with Indianapolis universities as part of its Interfaith Lecture Series. Global Indy’s SPEA Scholars filed these reports.
Indian-born and former student of Arts College in Sector 10, Chandigarh, Indianapolis-based renowned artist Kanwal Prakash Singh was conferred with the prestigious CIC Interfaith Ambassador of the Year 2016 Award … hometown boy makes good!
The Interchurch Center was the scene for a very special event organized by OBAT Helpers and students from the School for Public & Environmental Affairs
CIC board member Jane Gehlhausen reports on Sukkot, a joyful and celebratory Jewish holiday that follows Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement
The Interfaith Mental Health Coalition is a collaboration between religious leaders, mental health care providers, community service organizations and government agencies. January 18th more than …
CIC members were part of an event downtown connecting the story of Good Friday and efforts locally to advance the cause of justice and compassion.
Syrian Refugee Friendship Feast
On a snowy Saturday evening in February, more than 90 people came to welcome three new families of Syrian refugees to Indianapolis. …
May 19th the Center for Interfaith Cooperation’s very popular Living Room Dialogue program met in the home of Salim and Paula Najjar, members of the St. George Orthodox Church. Leading a discussion of the beliefs and practices of the Orthodox Christian Church was the Very Rev. Nabil Hanna of St. George. Fr. Nabil shared some of his notes
November 19th 75 Hoosiers gathered to discuss what the next four years could mean for Muslims in Indiana and in America. It was far less pessimistic than one might have expected.
On September 18 CIC’s Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps organized a big party for immigrant Indy. People of all faiths and nationalities gathered around Monument Circle to celebrate Indianapolis as a welcoming and diverse city with music, food, prizes and more!
On March 3th, the Indiana Interchurch Center, the Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis and the Center for Interfaith Cooperation hosted a talk by Micha Feldmann, one of the chief architects of the massive migration of Ethiopian Jews to Israel in the 1980s and early 1990s.
CIC Board member Ruth Ellen Homer reports on the Living Room Dialogue she hosted February 18th
Sophie Zinn shares her experiences leading a hike along the Spiritual Trail that focused on the practice of yoga
Josh Hornberger gains a new perspective on life, death and pagans when he attends a Death Cafe
eagerly anticipated event
On March 9th, around 80 people gathered at the Fairview Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis. The draw: Conversing with our Muslim neighbors
June 8th a group of graduate students from Indiana University’s School for Public and Environmental Affairs organized a community conversation about values and public policy.
Rev. Lisa Marchal was part of “Zabur,” from commissioning to performing at the premiere. She files this report..
GREETINGS AND GRATITUDE
Thank you CIC for this prestigious Award and generous tribute. I am overwhelmed with emotion and gratitude. Thank you everyone for your presence. …
January 16th the Center for Interfaith Cooperation joined the Indiana Christian Leadership Conference and Nur-Allah Islamic Center at St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church for the 2nd interfaith celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy.